Starting in Cortina near the hockey stadium, the 6km Col Druscie - Rif. Dibona - Rif. Giussanimountain bike route is a very challenging route. Take the cable car Freccia nel Cielo to Col Druscie. Descend to the left on path n.411 to Pie Tofana. Take the chairlift to the Rifugio Duca dAosta. At the top, follow path n.405 circling the Dente di Pomedes (a vertical rock).
Follow signs for Rifugio Dibona (path n.403), and from the refugio, continue on the High Route Of The Dolomites (path n.1/403) to the Rifugio Giussani.
Distance | Altitude | Place | Direction
0 KM. 1240 MT. CORTINA Cable car to Col Drusciè
0 KM. 1779 MT. COL DRUSCIE Descend left along path no. 411
1 KM. 1675 MT. PIE TOFANA Take chairlift to Rif.Duca dAosta
2098 MT. RIF. DUCA DAOSTA Path no. 405, at the fork turn right following path no. 403.
5 KM. 2083 MT. RIF.DIBONA Continue along path no.403 (Alta Via delle Dolomiti n.1)
6 KM. 2580 MT. RIF.GIUSSANI
Return to Rifugio Dibona along the same route, then take gravel road to the SS48. Reach Pocolvia road 403, then Lacedel and, in short, Cortina.* 13 km
Overall, Col Druscie - Rif. Dibona - Rif. Giussani is the 23rd most popular mountain bike trail of all 45 mountain biking rides in Italy.